MY LADY'S GARTER. IIllustrated by F.R. Gruger. Jacques FUTRELLE.

MY LADY'S GARTER. IIllustrated by F.R. Gruger.

Chicago: Rand McNally & Company. [1912]. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo, original pictorial gray cloth stamped in black, white and gold. 332 pp + [4] pp ads at rear. Frontispiece portrait of the author plus 12 additional full-page black & white plates by Gruger. This is the first issue; a later issue exists which bears the frontispiece - it does not have the 12 plates by Gruger, and his name has been removed from the title leaf. Cloth a little darkened and dust soiled, quite a bright copy, the spine lettering still sharp. Very good. Very Good. Item #309484

¶ Crime novel, listed in Hubin. Dedicated by the author's widow, May Futrelle "To the Heroes of the Titanic I Dedicate This My Husband's Book". Jacques Futrelle died in the sinking of the Titanic earlier in 1912.

Price: $45.00

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